Kursk Region

territory of a comfortable future

Roman Starovoit

Governor the Kursk region

 House of Soviets, Red Square 1, Kursk

Dear residents and guests of the Kursk region! I am glad to welcome you on the Investment Portal of the Kursk Region!

The Kursk region is a developed and at the same time environmentally friendly industrial and agrarian region, located in a climatic zone favorable for intensive farming and animal husbandry; it has unique natural resources and developed transport infrastructure, as well as a high level of energy supply.

All above mentioned proves that our region is attractive for the implementation of effective international projects and investment programs. The diversified economic complex, highly qualified personnel, the provision of electricity contribute to the creation of favorable conditions for business development.

Attracting investment into the regional economy is one of the most important tasks of the regional administration, because investment policy determines the potential of the economy, the vectors of its development and its growth.

The administration of the Kursk region is ready to provide comprehensive support to companies implementing investment projects in our region, assistance in supporting the project and receiving government support for its implementation.

The Agency for Attracting Investments of the Kursk Region was established in the region, it carries out work on the selection of land plots for the creation of industrial parks and investment sites that can be offered to potential investors for the construction of industrial enterprises.

There is a Council for the Improvement of the Investment Climate and Investor Relations, whose main task is to make decisions on the most important issues in the investment field.

Annual events are held to promote the investment potential of the region. One of the main ones is the Central Russian Economic Forum, which takes place on the days of the Kursk Korensk fair.

The regulatory framework in the region allows us to solve many business problems, making the region attractive enough for Russian and foreign investors.

The Kursk region is open for cooperation!

I invite you to visit our region in order to see how promising and favorable it is for establishing business contacts and implementing interesting investment projects!

Indicators of the region

101 %


GRP physical volume index

119,9 billion rubles


Volume of investments in fixed assets

29 914 rubles


Average monthly nominal accrued wages of employees

603.5 million USD

Volume of foreign trade turnover


as of 1 January 2018

The level of registered unemployment



The index of physical volume of retail trade turnover

350,3 billion rubles


Volume of shipped goods of own production, performed works and services

101,0 %


Agricultural production index

4532,6 thousand tons

in weight after completion at the end of 2018

Grain production

5004,1 thousand tons


Beet production

292,9 thousand tons


Milk production

532,1 thousand tons


Livestock and poultry production (for slaughter in live weight)

103 %



110,2 %


Index of production by type of activity «Mining»



Index of production by type of activity «Provision of electric energy, gas and steam, air conditioning»



Index of production by type of activity «water Supply, water disposal, waste collection and disposal, pollution control activities»



Index of physical volume of works performed by activity «Construction»

587,1 thousand m2


Commissioning residential building

232,9 km


Commissioning gas network

Competitive advantages

Geographical position

Kursk region is a dynamically developing industrial and agrarian region. The territory of the region covers an area of 30,000 square kilometers and is located at the intersection of the most important transport and trade routes of Russia, connecting the west and east, north and south.


Two railway lines, Moska-Kharkov and Voronezh-Kiev, pass through the territory of the region; there are 3 large railway junctions: Kursk, Lgov, Kastomay a. The motorways and the railway network connect the Kursk region with Moscow, St. Petersburg and other cities of Russia, industrial centers of Ukraine and the Caucasus.

Energy supply

The region has high energy availability and reserves of electric power capacities due to the work of the Kursk NPP. The region’s share in the production and distribution of electricity, gas and water in the Russian Federation is 1.3%. More than 70% of the generated electricity is supplied to 19 regions of Russia.

The richest reserves of minerals, fertile soils

Kursk Region is located in the center of the Kursk Iron Ore Province, known as the Kursk Magnetic Anomaly, providing raw materials to Russian and foreign metallurgy.

The Agency on attraction of investments in Kursk region

Established in accordance with the Resolution of the Kursk Region Administration No. 411-pa of 28.04.2012.

State company

The company with 100% state charter capital is designed, first of all, to simplify the conditions for the implementation of investment projects in the territory of the Kursk region and contribute to the increase of the investment attractiveness of our region.


Attracting investment

The main activity of the Agency is attraction of investments to the Kursk region and work with investors.


Modern methods

Using modern methods and means of working with investors and developing public-private partnership, the Agency acts as a kind of guarantor of the implementation of regional investment projects.



The Agency actively cooperates not only with the Administration and Governor of the Kursk region, with regional business communities and entrepreneurs’ support funds, but also develops interregional communications, expands the list of federal partners, participates in international investment forums.

Useful resources

Investment portal
of the Kursk region
Reprinting of site materials is possible only after coordination with the site administration
  • Russia, 305002, Kursk Red Square, House of Soviets
  • infr.econom@rkursk.ru
Hot line phones
  • +7 (4712) 51-47-26
  • +7 (4712) 51-47-28
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